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Occupational Health Study of the Asbestos Products Industry in the United States.


PB83214759

Publication Date 1982
Personal Author Cralley, L.; Ayer, H.; Enterine, P.; Henschel, A.; Lainhart, W.
Page Count 12
Abstract The study is designed to obtain information on the effects of exposure to the major types of asbestos used in the United States (chrysotile, crocidolite, and amosite) singly and in combination with other potentially harmful exposures encountered in the manufacture of asbestos products. The following product manufacturing areas will be covered: (1) asbestos textile materials, (2) asbestos cement piping, (3) asbestos insulating materials, (4) asbestos friction materials, and (5) asbestos cement building materials.
Keywords
  • Asbestos
  • Industrial medicine
  • Environmental surveys
  • Exposure
  • Insulation
  • Construction materials
  • Pipes(Tubes)
  • Epidemiology
  • Toxicity
  • Toxic substances
  • Occupational safety and health
Source Agency
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
NTIS Subject Category
  • 57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
  • 57Y - Toxicology
  • 94D - Job Environment
  • 68G - Environmental Health & Safety
Corporate Authors National Inst. for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH.
Document Type Technical Report
NTIS Issue Number 198319
Occupational Health Study of the Asbestos Products Industry in the United States.
Occupational Health Study of the Asbestos Products Industry in the United States.
PB83214759

  • Asbestos
  • Industrial medicine
  • Environmental surveys
  • Exposure
  • Insulation
  • Construction materials
  • Pipes(Tubes)
  • Epidemiology
  • Toxicity
  • Toxic substances
  • Occupational safety and health
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
  • 57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
  • 57Y - Toxicology
  • 94D - Job Environment
  • 68G - Environmental Health & Safety
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